If you are not ready to buy a home, but have gotten tired of the cramped quarters offered by apartment complexes, it may be time to look into leasing a home. A home lease is different from a complex in that you are responsible for the upkeep of the grounds surrounding the home. This little bit of work however pales in comparison to the benefits of living in a home.
In a home, you get a private yard and possibly a driveway and garage. You no longer need to worry about that neighbor’s music through the thin walls at 1 AM. Most of all you have the peace of being part of a larger community.